TREE TRIMMING AND TREE PRUNING (SUMMER TIME)
It is very important that as a property owner you take care of the trees in property and to give them the best maintenance always contacting professionals.
Tree trimming is both an art and a science. When shaping, trimming trees and nursery stock, it is important to maintain their shape and symmetry.
However, it is also important to keep the overall health of the tree in mind. Therefore, during any tree trimming service, maintaining proper tree health is typically the number one priority.
It is important that you let a professional perform your tree trimming services in order to ensure that the proper limbs are selected for trimming, and that complete tree health is the overall goal.
Summer tree trimming and tree pruning is to direct the growth by slowing the branches you don’t want or to slow the development of a tree or branch. Trimming should be done after a seasonal growth is complete.
The reason of the slowing effect is that you reduce the total leaf surface, thereby reducing the amount of food manufactured and sent to the root.
Another to trim or prune in the summer is for corrective purposes. Defective limbs can be seen more easily, or limbs that hang down too far under the weight of leaves.
It is important that the entire tree trimming take place at the proper time of year in order to keep trees looking their best.
For example, it is not wise to trim trees during extreme temperatures, as this could damage the tree resulting in discoloration or the loss of leaves or flowers.
It is also important that ornamental trees be handled with extreme care during tree trimming services, as they can be stressed even by light trimming, which can result in a number of negative outcomes.
Lastly, not only do deciduous trees require tree trimming services, but evergreens do as well. Certain evergreens should be sheered and treated with a fertilizer yearly in order to keep the trees looking healthy.